South Carolina

SC Dept. of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation (LLR); South Carolina Building Code Council (SCBCC)

Adopted I-Codes:
2021 South Carolina Building Code
2021 South Carolina Residential Code
2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
Applicability (statewide, local, limited): STATEWIDE

State code must be enforced in local jurisdictions.

Tall Mass Timber Adoption

The tall mass timber provisions went into effect in 2023.

Expected date most recent code will be adopted:

South Carolina is expected to adopt the 2021 codes In January 2023. 


Page last updated: December 2023